The press has a throw-off, a feature that was patented in 1886. The museum provides the date of manufacture as 1887.
Press Identification Summary
|Owner:||Museum for the Printing Arts|
|Manufacturer:||F. M. Weiler|
|Model:||2A (9 x 13 inches)|
|Estimated Mfg. Date:||1887|
|Patents:||April 24, 1860, Extd April 23, 1874;|
Dec 13, 1870; May 28, 1872
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